SCHOOL AUTHORITIES IN SIAVONGA IMPLORED NOT TO SEND AWAY PUPILS WHO HAVE NOT PAID SCHOOL FEES

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Siavonga District Commissioner Lovemore Kanyama has implored school authorities in the district not to send away pupils who have not paid school fees. In an interview with Komboni Radio News, Mr Kanyama disclosed that school heads have since been directed to admit pupils who have made it to grade 8 and 10. […]

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RTSA RESUMES PRINTING OF DRIVERS LICENSE CARDS

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE The Road Transport and Safety Agency-RTSA says it has normalized the printing of driver’s license cards. RTSA Senior Public Relations Manager Fredrick Mubanga disclosed the development to Komboni Radio in a telephone interview yesterday. Mr. Mubanga stated that they had temporary stopped printing drivers’ licenses because they were migrating to a new […]

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TWO JUVENILES OF MATERO TOWNSHIP DIE AFTER CONSUMING DOOM GIVEN TO THEM BY THEIR MOTHER

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Two children of Matero Township near Shadreck have died after they consumed Doom Pesticide which was given to them by their mother. Police spokesperson Esther Mwaata Katongo has disclosed to Komboni Radio News that the juveniles who have been identified as Mwenchi Nakazwe aged five and Dason Sikazwe aged one year and […]

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CHINIKA RESIDENTS BEMOAN LACK OF DEVELOPMENT

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Residents of Chinika compound have called on Kanyama Member of Parliament Elizabeth Phiri to facilitate for developmental projects in that area. The residents have demanded for an equal share of developmental projects being undertaken in the constituency and other parts of the city. In an interview with Komboni radio news, the residents […]

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PRISCCA URGE GOVT TO ALLOCATE FUNDS FOR THE DISTRIBUTION OF SANITARY PADS TO INMATES

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA The Prisons Care and Counseling Association has called on Government to consider including the distribution of sanitary towels to women in prison. In an interview with Komboni radio news, PRISCCA Executive Director Godfrey Malembeka says government has not done enough when it comes to matters of menstrual hygiene to incarcerated women. Dr […]

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2016 GRADE 12 REULTS ANNOUNCED

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA The number of grade 12 pupils who obtained school certificates has increased from 57 percent in 2015 to 61.9 percent in 2016. General education minister Dennis Wanchinga has attributed the 4.89 percent improvement in performance to interventions taken by government such as the teacher recruitment among others. Dr Wanchinga says the total […]

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BEES SWARM KWAZULU-NATAL SCHOOL

About 17 children were injured on Monday, when bees attacked them at a school in Umkomaas in Kwazulu-Natal, paramedics said. ER 24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said the swarm of bees attacked the children at a school on old Main Road. He said paramedics arrived to find several children waiting in a classroom. He said in […]

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